Installing ndiswrapper/network problems

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https://bbs.archlinux.org – Pres wrote:When you install Arch Linux, it should prompt you if there are any extra packages you want to install along with the base packages (here). I ndiswrapper should be in this list.a bit off topic since OP has already installed ndiswrapper but...from my own experience, ndiswrapper cannot be installed during the Arch installation. even though you select ndiswrapper as a package that you would like to install, the Arch installation attempts to install ndiswrapper package before the kernel gets upgraded. hence, error. tried twice with archlinux-2011.08.19-netinstall-i686.iso.the proper fix (HowTos)